Developmental disabilities definition

Developmental disabilities means autism or a severe, chronic disability that meets all of the following conditions identified in 42 CFR 435.1009:
Developmental disabilities means a severe, chronic disability of a person which:
Developmental disabilities means a disability attributable to intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism or any other neurological condition requiring services similar to those required by persons with intellectual disabilities, that has continued or can be expected to continue indefinitely and constitutes a substantial impairment to the individual's ability to function in society;

Examples of Developmental disabilities in a sentence

  • Developmental disabilities are defined as severe, chronic, and attributed to a mental or physical impairment that begins before a person turns 18 years old.

  • Developmental disabilities services must be authorized in accordance with OAR 411-415-0070.

  • Developmental disabilities funds are obtained by the State from the US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living, Administration on Disabilities, Office of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.


More Definitions of Developmental disabilities

Developmental disabilities means disabilities attributable to intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, or any other neurologically disabling condition closely related to intellectual disability and requiring treatment similar to that required by intellectually disabled individuals if the disability originated before the individual attained age 18, has continued or can be expected to continue indefinitely, and results in the person having a substantial disability.
Developmental disabilities means a severe chronic disability of a person that:
Developmental disabilities disability" means autism or a severe, chronic disability that meets all of the following conditions identified in 42 CFR 435.1009: 1. Attributable to cerebral palsy, epilepsy, or any other condition, other than mental illness, that is found to be closely related to mental retardation (intellectual disability) because this condition results in impairment of general intellectual functioning or adaptive behavior similar to behavior of individuals with mental retardation (intellectual disability) and requires treatment or services similar to those required for these individuals; 2. Manifested before the individual reaches age 18; 3. Likely to continue indefinitely; and 4. Results in substantial functional limitations in three or more of the following areas of major life activity: a. Self-care; b. Understanding and use of language; c. Learning; d. Mobility; e. Self-direction; or f. Capacity for independent living of an individual that (i) is attributable to a mental or physical impairment or a combination of mental and physical impairments other than a sole diagnosis of mental illness; (ii) is manifested before the individual reaches 22 years of age; (iii) is likely to continue indefinitely; (iv) results in substantial functional limitations in three or more of the following areas of major life activity: self-care, receptive and expressive language, learning, mobility, self-direction, capacity for independent living, or economic self-sufficiency; and (v) reflects the individual's need for a combination and sequence of special interdisciplinary or generic services, individualized supports, or other forms of assistance that are of lifelong or extended duration and are individually planned and coordinated. An individual from birth to nine years of age, inclusive, who has a substantial developmental delay or specific congenital or acquired condition may be considered to have a developmental disability without meeting three or more of the criteria described in clauses (i) through (v) if the individual without services and supports has a high probability of meeting those criteria later in life.
Developmental disabilities means a disability that originates in childhood that is likely to continue and significantly impacts adaptive behavior. Developmental Disabilities include mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, or other neurological disabling conditions that require training or support similar to that required by individuals with mental retardation, and the disability:
Developmental disabilities means disabilities attributable to intellectual disability, cerebral palsy,
Developmental disabilities means a chronic disability of a per- son as defined in section66-402, Idaho Code.